Pranckietis: Our Task is to Maintain Current Relations Between Lithuania and Poland

Photographer: Roman Niedźwiecki

Pranckietis: Our Task is to Maintain Current Relations Between Lithuania and Poland

The challenge for both Lithuania and Poland is to maintain the current excellent and creative relations between the two countries — says the Speaker of Seimas [the Lithuanian parliament, TN]… Read more »

Vaisbrodas: The name of Kazys Škirpa Avenue should be changed

Fot. BNS/Vidmantas Balkūnas

Vaisbrodas: The name of Kazys Škirpa Avenue should be changed

“The position of the Jewish community is unambiguous – the name of Kazys Škirpa Avenue should be changed,” said Renaldas Vaisbrodas, councilor of Vilnius on behalf of the Freedom Party… Read more »

Representative of AWPL-ZChR deputy director of the Wisagini self-government administration

Julija Svidėnienė Fot. facebook

Representative of AWPL-ZChR deputy director of the Wisagini self-government administration

Julija Svidėnienė, AWPL-ZChR representative, became the deputy director of the Wisaginia self-government administration. The city council made this decision by a majority of votes. 24 councilors took part in the… Read more »

Montvydaitė’s Second Term as Director of the Department of National Minorities

Vida Montvydaitė/ Photographer: Joanna Bożerodska

Montvydaitė’s Second Term as Director of the Department of National Minorities

Ms. Vida Montvydaitė will head the Department of National Minorities to the Government of the Republic of Lithuania over the next four years.  The government is scheduled to confirm her… Read more »

Trakai: Polish Flag in Secondary School attacked

Till 21st June, the Polish and Lithuanian flags, and the flag of the EU hung on the building of the Polish secondary school in Trakai at Birutės street, Photographer: Marian Paluszkiewicz

Trakai: Polish Flag in Secondary School attacked

An article titled “Trys valstybinės vėliavos” (Three state flags, TN) was published on June 21st in the “Trakų žemė” newspaper. Its author, Dobilas Kirvelis, was outraged that a white-and-red flag… Read more »

The Comeback of Polish Schools to Antakalnis

Photographer: Małgorzata Kozicz

The Comeback of Polish Schools to Antakalnis

The relocation of “Lelewel” (Joachim Lelewel High School in Vilnius, TN) from Antakalnis in 2015, has stirred up many protests. The parents of younger children felt especially affected since their… Read more »

Schools of national minorities. Better Lithuanian examination scores

Photographer: Joanna Bożerodska

Schools of national minorities. Better Lithuanian examination scores

Even though this year the Lithuanian language test results for 10th– grade pupils are higher than last year, in case of both Lithuanian and national minorities’ schools, in the latter case,… Read more »

Lewandowska: No Polishness Without a Decision

Photographer: Roman Niedźwiecki

Lewandowska: No Polishness Without a Decision

Polish education in Lithuania has survived even the Stalinist era. During that time, Poles fought for the existence of Polish schools heedless of the great danger of exposing their point… Read more »

Dean of the University of Bialystok’s Branch in Vilnius:  I Invite You to Study in Your Native Polish Language

D.Sc. Mieczysława Zdanowicz, professor at the University of Bialystok / Photographer:Marian Paluszkiewicz

Dean of the University of Bialystok’s Branch in Vilnius: I Invite You to Study in Your Native Polish Language

“I wish all high school graduates that you get into your dream universities. And I want to invite you to study in your native Polish language at the Faculty of… Read more »

House of Polish Culture: Night of Culture

Kapela Wileńska (the Vilnius band) will perform hits of the interwar period this year during the Night of Culture in front of the House of Polish Culture; Photographer: Marian Paluszkiewicz

House of Polish Culture: Night of Culture

The Night of Culture will take place in Vilnius for the 13th time. It is an interdisciplinary event and this year over 100 events will take place during the festival,… Read more »

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